Registration: 8:30 AM EST
This course gives CPAs the knowledge to help their clients plan for retirement by evaluating how much retirement income they will require and planning for how to reach their retirement goals.
CPAs looking to advise clients on retirement planning and CPAs looking for effective strategies for their own retirement.
Basic knowledge of retirement planning.
Don Paul Cochran, J.D., CPA
Don has practiced law in both Iowa and Minnesota for 40 years. He is currently in solo practice of law in Apple Valley, Minnesota, focusing on tax, estate planning, and small business organization and management. He was a CPA with the Small and Emerging Business practice of then-Big 8 accounting firm, Touche Ross, in Bloomington, Minnesota, and has served as the Vice President of Tax and CFO with various privately and publicly held companies. He also served as an advanced sales consultant with Securian Financial, Nationwide Financial, and Pacific Life Insurance Company’s Annuity and Mutual Fund division, providing advanced planning support for financial advisors on topics of financial and estate planning for small to medium-size businesses and wealthy individuals.
Don is actively involved in continuing education and other seminars for financial professionals and accountants, on topics related to tax issues for individuals and small businesses; current financial planning and asset transfer; and preparing for and living through retirement. Don is much sought after as a presenter of CPE for seminars sponsored by state societies of CPAs, CPA firms, and other providers of continuing education for financial professionals, and is a featured speaker at several national tax conferences.
Don earned a Bachelor of Science in General Science from the University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, and graduated from the University of Iowa College of Law with his Juris Doctorate. In addition to being a licensed attorney in Minnesota and Iowa, he maintains his license as a Certified Public Accountant. He also attained the designation of Certified Financial Planner® and Certified Retirement Consultant.®
$289.00 - Member
$439.00 - Nonmember
Note: Online pre-registration will close on December 9 at 8:30 AM.
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